News Releases - Government of New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/featured_news.html Featured News - Government of New Brunswick en Family Day website launched http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.02.0164.html New Brunswickers can plan their Family Day outings by visiting a special page on the provincial government website. Tue, 13 February 2018 12:43:00 AST Budget invests in seniors, youth and the economy http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.01.0101.html The 2018-19 provincial budget tabled in the legislature today focuses on investments in seniors, youth employment and economic competitiveness. Tue, 30 January 2018 13:17:00 AST State of the province address focuses upon business competitiveness, job creation, families and education http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.01.0087.html Premier Brian Gallant announced more than $20 million for an economic competitiveness package to help the provincial economy work for all New Brunsickers as part of the annual state of the province address. Fri, 26 January 2018 07:55:00 AST Middle class to receive more financial support for child care http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.01.0062.html The provincial government announced today that families with children aged five and under attending a designated New Brunswick Early Learning Centre will not pay more than 20 per cent of their income for child care. Wed, 17 January 2018 12:12:00 AST Free daycare for low-income families http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.01.0035.html The provincial government has announced that families with an annual gross income under $37,500 will have access to free child care. Thu, 11 January 2018 14:02:00 AST REVISED / Investment in bridge infrastructure http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.01.0030.html The government is investing $670 million in bridge restoration and construction around the province over the next five years. Wed, 10 January 2018 11:40:00 AST Early Learning and Child Care Action Plan released http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.01.0025.html The provincial government has released its Early Learning and Child Care Action Plan, Everyone at their best… from the start: Early Learning and Child Care Action Plan, which details how the government will make investments to transform the system. Tue, 09 January 2018 12:39:00 AST Premier provides year-end progress report on the priorities of New Brunswickers http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.12.1648.html Premier Brian Gallant today highlighted the progress the provincial government has made on the priorities of New Brunswickers. Wed, 27 December 2017 10:56:00 AST Premier's holiday message http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.12.1643.html Premier Brian Gallant today issued the following holiday message: Fri, 22 December 2017 13:01:00 AST Locations chosen for rollout of early learning centres http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.12.1586.html The provincial government announced today that the first designated anglophone and francophone New Brunswick Early Learning Centres will be located in Saint John and the Greater Edmundston area, in March 2018. Tue, 12 December 2017 10:39:00 AST Club Auto to create up to 150 jobs in Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.11.1453.html Club Auto, a customer experience management company within the automotive sector, has opened a business services centre in Moncton and will create up to 150 jobs over the next five years with support from the provincial government. Tue, 14 November 2017 09:55:00 AST Remembrance Day message http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.11.1447.html The following is a message from Premier Brian Gallant on the occasion of Remembrance Day, Saturday, Nov. 11. Fri, 10 November 2017 10:06:00 AST Capital budget theme: a plan that works for New Brunswickers http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.11.1441.html The provincial government will invest $815.3 million in public infrastructure in 2018-19 including a record $12.6 million in tourism infrastructure. Wed, 08 November 2017 13:34:00 AST Throne speech theme is an agenda that works for New Brunswickers http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.10.1370.html The speech from the throne delivers an agenda that works for New Brunswickers by putting communities, fairness for workers, and families first, said Premier Brian Gallant. Tue, 24 October 2017 12:58:00 AST Bell Canada to create up to 150 jobs in Fredericton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.10.1296.html Bell Canada, with support from the provincial government, is establishing a National Service Centre in Fredericton that will create up to 150 full-time jobs over the next five years. Fri, 06 October 2017 09:56:00 AST Premier provides third-year progress report on the priorities of New Brunswickers http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.09.1235.html Premier Brian Gallant outlined the progress the provincial government has made over the past three years on commitments made to the people of New Brunswick. Fri, 22 September 2017 08:49:00 AST Financial technology company to create up to 125 jobs in Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.09.1233.html Dream Payments, a Toronto-based financial technology company, will create up to 125 new full-time positions in Moncton. Thu, 21 September 2017 09:25:00 AST New Brunswick companies will supply cannabis for recreational market http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.09.1206.html The provincial government has secured suppliers of cannabis for the recreational-use market in anticipation of the federal government legalizing such use by July 2018. A Crown corporation has been established to oversee the sale of non-medicinal cannabis. Fri, 15 September 2017 13:51:00 AST REVISED / Changes to cabinet announced http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.09.1174.html Changes were announced to the cabinet today, bringing in three new ministers. Tue, 05 September 2017 09:37:00 AST Children and families to benefit from improved early learning and child care http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1155.html The federal and provincial governments have signed a three-year, bilateral early learning and child care agreement, under which the federal government will invest close to $30 million to improve early learning and child care for preschool-aged children in the province. The province will contribute $41 million for a total of $71 million. Wed, 30 August 2017 12:41:00 AST Atlantic Trade and Investment Growth Strategy launched http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0934.html The provincial government has partnered with the other three Atlantic provinces and the federal government on the Atlantic Trade and Investment Growth Strategy. The collaborative, multi-year international business development plan aims to provide regional firms with competitive intelligence and market analysis, training and skills development, and in-market engagement activities. Tue, 04 July 2017 13:28:00 AST Canada Day message http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.06.0923.html The following message was issued today by Premier Brian Gallant for Canada Day, Saturday, July 1. Fri, 30 June 2017 09:46:00 AST Sisson Mine represents jobs and opportunities for New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.06.0904.html The provincial government welcomed the news today that the Sisson Mine received the federal government’s environmental assessment approval. Fri, 23 June 2017 09:55:00 AST RBC revises New Brunswick’s GDP growth projection upward http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.06.0862.html The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is now projecting New Brunswick’s real GDP to grow by 1.1 per cent in 2017, exceeding growth forecast expectations contained in the 2017-2018 budget. Thu, 15 June 2017 09:11:00 AST REVISED / TD to create up to 575 jobs in Moncton with new business services centre http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0753.html TD will open a new business services centre in Moncton in 2019, which will create up to 575 full-time jobs over a six-year period. 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